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Pompeo to visit three Asian-Pacific countries

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is scheduled to visit Thailand, Australia and Micronesia between July 30 and August 6, said the State Department on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/26 13:39:32

UN chief mourns death of Tunisian President Essebsi

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Thursday that he was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of President Beji Caid Essebsi of Tunisia.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/26 8:51:22

The Republic of the Congo joins INBAR

An official flag raising ceremony marking the accession of the Republic of the Congo to the International Network for Bamboo and Rattan (INBAR) took place at the INBAR headquarters in Beijing on July 18.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/25 15:43:40

Egyptian Embassy marks National Day

The Egyptian Embassy in China hosted a reception to celebrate the 67th National Day of Egypt on July 18.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/25 15:43:40

UN calls on Non-Aligned Movement to continue defending respect for sovereignty

The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) thanked on Saturday the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) for their support, and called it to continue the defense for the respect for sovereignty.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/21 11:27:32

EU expresses deep concern over ship seizure by Iran, calls for restraint

The European Union (EU) on Saturday said the seizure of two ships by Iranian authorities in the Strait of Hormuz is "of deep concern."
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/21 9:18:14

Pompeo speaks over phone with Turkish FM over S-400, Syria

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke over the phone on Saturday with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu regarding their dispute over S-400 deal and security along the Turkey-Syria border.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/21 9:13:37

Russian space corporation head congrats NASA chief on 50th anniversary of moon landing

Dmitry Rogozin, director general of Russian state space corporation Roscosmos, sent a message of congratulations to NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine Saturday on the 50th anniversary of the moon landing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/21 7:54:24

Egyptian Ambassador outlines ties with China in celebrating National Day

As Egypt commemorated the July 23, 1952 Revolution, Egyptian Ambassador to China Osama Elmagdoub outlined China's role in developing his country's economy.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/19 16:25:45

Mexican Ambassador: Chinese, Mexicans share a common goal

The word globalization is no longer just a vision, but a tangible thing that brings the people on the opposite sides of the Pacific closer together. Several decades ago, fruits, such as avocados, were a rarity in China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/18 17:13:40

Macao launches art festival for 20th anniversary of its return to China

As an important city on the Maritime Silk Road, Macao is characterized by its mainstream Chinese culture and the coexistence of Eastern and Western cultures. The year 2019 marks the 20th anniversary of Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR)'s return to China. To mark this special occasion, the 2019 "Belt and Road, Music Legend City" international youth music festival will kick off in Macao on July 17.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/15 16:28:39

Finland holds EU Presidency media conference

To mark the commencement of Finland's Presidency of the Council of the European Union (EU), the Ambassador of Finland to China Jarno Syrjälä and the Ambassador of the EU Delegation to China Nicolas Chapuis held a press conference at the Ambassador's Residence of the Finnish Embassy in Beijing on Thursday
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/15 16:23:39

Secretary of CPC Gansu Provincial Committee meets with US Ambassador to China

The Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Gansu Provincial Committee Lin Duo, met with the US Ambassador to China Terry Branstad and his delegation in Lanzhou, Northwest China's Gansu Province on July 9.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/11 15:48:40

EESC president attends 17th EU-China Round Table in Shanghai

The President of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) Luca Jahier is in Shanghai for the 17th EU-China Round Table, bringing together the EESC and the China Economic and Social Council (CESC), according to the EU Delegation to China on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/11 15:43:40

Romania marks the closing of its first historical European mandate

A reception to mark the closing of Romania's first historical European mandate took place at the Romanian Embassy in China on July 8.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/11 15:38:40

US launches Section 301 investigation into French digital services tax

The United States has launched a Section 301 investigation into the digital services tax of the Government of France, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) announced on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/11 10:32:48

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi meets Pakistani Ambassador to China Masood Khalid

The Ambassador of Pakistan to China Masood Khalid will soon finish his mission and will return to Pakistan. Before his departure, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with him in Beijing on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/9 10:13:40

Nepalese foreign minister reiterates strong bilateral ties during official trip

The Nepalese Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali paid a visit to China to attend the Summer Davos, during which the Nepalese Embassy hosted a reception to welcome him on July 3.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/8 17:08:39